Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Allergology, Ruhr-University Bochum, Bochum
After studies at the Department of Dermatology of the University of Bochum worked since 1996 as a senior physician to Stücker deals mainly with interventional phlebology, chronic wounds / leg ulcers, cutaneous microcirculation, Rezidivvarikosis, histology and epidemiology of varicosis (Bochum study).
Teaching activities since 1992, 2002 Habilitation. Since 2004 he has been involved in building and collegial leadership of the interdisciplinary vein center at the Ruhr-University Bochum in conjunction with vascular surgery. From 2003 to 2006 he was a member of the scientific advisory board of the DGP, since 2006 member of the board as the meeting President of 2008.
Spring 2008 was appointed professor.
Several conference organizations, eight books, 34 book chapters and many publications and lectures.